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Spontaneous adventures

On our travels in Africa, shopping in the local markets is one of my favourite pastimes.   You never know what you are going to get and in which form, flavor or fashion it will be presented to you.   The little tuck shops that act as convenience...

Finding Old Man Wilson

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4nj8DnSJ9Zs&feature=youtu.be On a trip to the Kruger National Park, setting up a safari event for an international group recently, we discovered this elderly gentle soul - Wilson the Shoemaker.   With 40°C in the shade on a sweltering summers day, he has the best location in town for...

From Barren to Bold

It’s 2am on the morning of departure. Your body is awake before your alarm clock sounds and jumpstarts your actions on automatic. Ticking off the very last things on that endless checklist in record time. The adrenaline fueled nervous excitement gathers like a flight of...

“Time” in Africa

In Africa time ticks a little slower. At least in rural Africa this is very visible. Here, time is marked by daily occurrences. It starts just before sunrise where the start of a new day is announced by a very eager village...

Inner peace

It is quite fascinating, that when you are getting involved rather than sitting back and being a spectator, the universe lights up in a Technicolor rainbow. Having a trademark for others to associate you with is important....

The Motivation

I am an adventure seeker and outdoor worshipper. Whether it is travelling down the road in a packed 4x4, or getting on a plane to visit a new destination, shopping in colorful African markets, creating safari event experiences for clients, sleeping under the stars...